Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is overseeing the Russian Federation probe - and Special Counsel Robert Mueller reports to him. He said: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" U.S.
As there are some top defensemen , such as Anaheim's Sami Vatanen and Ottawa's Marc Methot . The Predators were put in a bind in when exposing Neal, a nine-time 20-goal-scorer, because they elected to protect a fourth defenseman.
Jack Sava said Friday , adding that doctors have been encouraged by his progress . He has required surgery several times since the shooting. The bullet entered Scalise's left hip and tore through his pelvis, breaking bones, injuring organs and causing severe bleeding.
President Trump decried government leaks and "the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history" amid reports that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expanding his probe and exploring whether the billionaire commander in chief tried to obstruct justice.
A lawyer for President Donald Trump said he is not under investigation , even though the president himself said he was. Donald Trump awoke early this morning to again tweet about Robert Mueller's criminal investigation of the president, but despite that fact, one of his attorneys appeared on " Meet the Press " to insist he isn't under investigation.
Dozens of people are hurt in Montana after a deck gives way during a memorial service at a Presbyterian Church camp. Around 10 people drove to the hospital in their personal vehicles. Bell praised the efforts made by the emergency crews. The status of injured persons transported to other hospitals is unknown at this time. "It was not a crime, so we won't be investigating it", Bell said.
Friday's acquittal prompted swearing from Castile's family members. (Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP). Supporters of Philando Castile hold a portrait of Castile as they march along University Avenue in St. Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , and her then four-year-old daughter were also in the vehicle when the officer shot Castile. The crowds were ordered to disperse 90 minutes later and Minnesota State Patrol troopers started arresting those who failed to leave the ...
Worldwide leaders offered their support for the people of Iran, but it took longer for the White House. Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorist group claimed responsibility for the deadly operation and threatened more attacks against Iran's Shiite majority, triggering a massive manhunt for IS followers by Tehran .
The comment came in response to questions from Democratic Sen. Congressman Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, said he has "confidence" in Mueller. Ryan said the smartest thing for the president to do would be to let the investigation continue and be vindicated. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Patrick Leahy say Sessions should be responsible for answering questions in a public hearing about his policies.
Mr. Rosenstein took over the investigation into whether Russian Federation tried to tip the U.S election in favour of Mr. Trump after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself in March. That would be unsettling for a Justice Department where many top positions remain unfilled. Trump has expressed increasing dissatisfaction with the Justice Department since Mueller's appointment.
The claim that Trump was advised by Robert Mueller to fire James Comey has yet to be substantiated. President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he was being investigated for firing former FBI Director James Comey, and seemingly trained his guns on deputy attorney general accusing him of overseeing a "witch hunt" against him.
Witnesses at the baseball field said Hodgkinson asked a local resident about the party affiliation of the congressmen; a few moments after he learned they were Republicans, he produced a semiautomatic rifle and began firing volleys of shots.
The hospital said Scalise was struck by a single rifle shot to the left hip that went through his pelvis, "fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding". "We've got kids over here in this yard'". On March 24, Bill Schaumleffel recalled hearing shots being fired outside his house, which stands about 500 feet behind Hodgkinson's home.
An official said that the president was anxious that current policies were enriching the Cuban military. President Trump will describe his Cuba policy in greater detail on Friday afternoon at the Manuel Artime Theatre in Miami, Florida.
Los Angeles went up 22-2 on a layup by Ogwumike before Taurasi made a 3-pointer for her first basket of the game. The game was stopped and the crowd, which included former Lakers star Kobe Bryant , gave Taurasi a warm ovation. It was their highest-scoring quarter of the season and two points shy of the WNBA record for most points in a quarter. Williams finished with a season-high 15 points.
Troopers say Bishop was in the emergency lane on I-75 in Alachua County around 6:30 Saturday night. He was rushed via ambulance to Shands at the University of Florida, where he was pronounced dead. Southbound lanes of the interstate were closed for several hours as law enforcement investigated the crash. Sergeant William Trampass Bishop was working in Alachua county outside his patrol vehicle when a person driving southbound struck and killed him.
For Kevin Durant , it was vindication that he was right to jump ship from Oklahoma City and join the rival Warriors , although he will still be widely criticised for it. For the first time, this routine could be abandoned. You'll get a nice pat on the back, but you're not going to win anything. The NBA Finals follow the league's regular season.
Trump on Friday said the person conducting that probe was the individual who had told him to dismiss James Comey , who had been at the head of the bureau from 2013 until he was sacked early last month. On Friday morning, ABC News reported that the deputy attorney general has privately told colleagues he may have to recuse himself from Mueller's probe.
The U.S. Justice Department says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has no immediate plans to recuse himself from overseeing the special counsel's investigation into Russian influence, though he reportedly told colleagues he may need to take that step.
Carter's sentencing is set for August 3. At the time , Carter was 17 years old, and she sent hundreds of chilling text messages that encouraged (and later, demanded for) Roy to kill himself. Carter texted another friend expressing her guilt. Carter's defense team tried to argue that Roy was suicidal for years before committing the act, and likely would have taken his own life regardless of Carter's help.
Republican Senators are now battling through negotiations on their own health plan, which is expected to be significantly different than the House's American Health Care Act (AHCA). "We are going to come out with a real bill, not Obamacare", Trump said, according to CNN . Many states controlled by Republicans took the extra funding from the federal government, so the House bill's repeal of the funding in 2020 has gotten pushback from senators in those states.
Despite reports Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is attempting to bring the bill for a vote before the week-long July 4 recess, there remains no public text of any proposed legislation, and therefore no Congressional Budget Office score.
Add all of that on top of Rosenstein's cryptic and unprecedented warning to the American people about "anonymous allegations", and things are looking shady all around. Trump allies have been questioning whether Mueller can lead an unbiased probe, given that some members of his team have made campaign contributions to Democratic candidates.
But in between that we've also had these very partisan, Trumpian (ph) tweets . The White House confirmed Mr Mueller was among the candidates the president interviewed to replace Mr Comey . The tweets also are seen by some in the president's circle as the beginning of a case against the officials investigating him. The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that Mueller is investigating possible obstruction of justice by Trump .
Green told NBC Bay Area the shirt reflected the Warriors quick win over the Cavaliers. "This is something that we want to continue to do, but for us to have these conversations that we had nearly a year ago and now being in this position, worth every shot we took in practice, fighting through injuries that he had this year , and it's an unbelievable feeling".